TITLE

Iraq's Fugitive Vice President

AUTHOR(S)
Aydintasbas, Asli
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);1/9/2012 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 159 Issue 2/3, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the hiding of Iraqi Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi following the issuance of a warrant of his arrest for charges that he operated death squads and sponsored a suicide attack in 2005. It assesses the future of democracy in Iraq following the political crisis. It notes the impact of the crisis on the stability of the administration of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.
ACCESSION #
70209443

 

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